Rose (Rosa 'Blue Chip') in the Roses Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Blue Chip'
'JACave'

Data specific to Roses (Edit)
Bloom size: Medium: 2-3"
Petal count: full: 26-40 petals
Rose bloom color: Mauve and mauve blend
Extra Bloom Info: In clusters, with ruffled petals
Rebloom: Good
Class: Floribunda
Growth Habit: Medium, 3-4 feet, bushy
Fragrance: Strong
Hybridizer & year: William A. Warriner, 1983

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Plant Height: 3-4 feet
Plant Spread: 2-3 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Mauve
Flower Time: Spring
Summer
Fall
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Miscellaneous: With thorns/spines/prickles/teeth
Parentage: Heirloom x Angel Face

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
✺✺ May 2017 Bloom and Chat ✺✺ by Calif_Sue Jun 1, 2017 5:40 AM 412
September 2016 -- Photos and Chat by zuzu Oct 3, 2016 9:18 AM 188
October 2015, Photos and Chat by zuzu Oct 30, 2015 3:33 PM 96
An idea for people who have problems with voles, mice, or drought by CindiKS Aug 14, 2014 6:50 AM 17
June 2014 photos and chat by zuzu Jun 29, 2014 7:07 PM 82
New to roses by Roly0217 Feb 27, 2013 3:33 PM 11
Is it October Yet? by Steve812 Oct 25, 2012 4:57 PM 38
Photos & Chat, January 2012! by Skiekitty Feb 1, 2012 2:18 PM 124
Photos and chat, October 2011 by zuzu Oct 31, 2011 1:56 PM 228
Photos and Chat, September 2011 by Calif_Sue Oct 3, 2011 8:39 PM 191
Database by porkpal Dec 8, 2010 11:24 AM 43
Vacation shots! by Calif_Sue Jun 25, 2010 10:46 PM 175

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